Discover an alternative past – or maybe a quirky version of the future – in this fascinating art project celebrating Steampunk culture....
Oamaru Steam & Rail
On Sundays, take a half-hour ride on a vintage steam train from the Victorian Precinct to the waterfront.
Steam specialises in coffees and fruit juices, and is a good spot to stock up on freshly ground Java for your own travels. Settle in for...
9 Thames St · interesting places nearby
Forrester Gallery information
Housed in a temple-like former bank building, the Forrester Gallery has an excellent collection of regional and NZ art. It's a good place to see works by Colin McCahon, one of NZ's most significant modern artists.